Space Leadership Comes Before Selfies
Lead Change Blog
DECEMBER 14, 2017
I know there are plenty of experts out there ( Cal Newport, for example ) who argue that being “passionate” about your career choice isn’t necessary to perform well, but I tend to disagree. Over the course of his career, he made some decisions about academics and career moves that placed him, ultimately, in exactly the right position. After Massimino’s first extravehicular activity (EVA), he wondered why he wasn’t getting mentioned more as a candidate for the next one.